The Quiz: John Colter, the first known person of European descent to explore the Teton region, was previously part of what mission of discovery?
A Hunt for the Northwest Passage
B Hunt for the Wilderpeople
C Lewis and Clark Expedition
Colter is sometimes called the first ‘mountain man,’ a term used to describe explorers who lived in the wilderness of the American West during the 19th century. The mountain men were instrumental in establishing trade routes, forging communications with Native Americans, and mapping unknown areas.
The correct answer to this quiz is Lewis and Clark Expedition.